Cat Memes Were A Thing During The Women’s Suffrage Movement

Memetic history repeats itself, or so it seems. Meow!

Yes, you’re seeing this right. It’s a poster about women’s suffrage that prominently features a cat. Unfortunately, unlike today, the cat wasn’t seen as cute and positive but rather as domestic and mocking. Read more about these images here.

This one resembles some kind of proto-advice animal.

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